Rubin Museum: Access and Community Outreach Internship

Rubin Museum: Access and Community Outreach Internship

The Access & Community Outreach Intern will assist with the creation and implementation of museum programs for non-traditional audiences and visitors with disabilities. The intern would research existing programs at other institutions and serve as a liaison, providing outreach to community and cultural centers in New York City. 

  • : The Rubin Museum of Art offers semester-long internships to qualified undergraduate students, graduate students, and recent graduates interested in the following areas: education, programming, communications, publications, exhibitions, collections and curatorial. In addition to assigned projects, interns have the opportunity to learn more about the museum field through group activities that include trips to cultural institutions, brown-bag lunch discussions with staff members, and career development workshops. Intern Benefits: All internships are unpaid. Academic requirements may be fulfilled by arrangement with the individual college or university. Rubin Museum interns receive the following benefits:
  • : Applicants may apply to multiple internships individually. Please put the internship you are applying to in the subject line of your email. Please write a one-page cover letter which specifies (1) the internships for which you are applying, (2) your relevant qualifications, (3) your interest in the Rubin Museum of Art, and (4) your availability (days/times). Please email your resume and cover letter to volunteersandinterns@rubinmuseum.org. No phone calls please. Please list the internship you are applying for in the subject of your email. Please attach both cover letter and resume as pdf files to your email, with both files containing a format as follows: If the applicant is named John Smith their files should look like: “SMITHJ_coverletter.pdf” “SMITHJ_resume.pdf” Email subject: Name of Internship & Your Name Due to the high volume of applications for internships, only those selected for interviews will be contacted. In the event you are not accepted for an internship, please resend your application materials again for the following term. Deadlines for Internship Applications Fall Semester (September through December): July 31 Spring Semester (January through May): November 27 Summer (mid-May through mid-August): April 15 Academic Year (September through May): July 31
  • : 12/31/2019
  • : Unpaid Internship
  • : Museum
  • : Education | Accessibility
  • : Rubin Museum of Art
  • 150 W 17th St
  • New York
  • NY
  • 10011